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CFB: Memphis Drops 42 2nd Half Points on Houston For Comeback Win


You're best Thursday night College Football game this week? How about Memphis at Houston, a feature game for The American Athletic Conference.

Memphis won the game--after being shut out in the 1st half and trailing 17-0. The Tigers reeled off 42 second half points and won the game 42-38 after Riley Ferguson threw his only TD pass of the game--a 21-yard strike to Sean Dykes with 1:28 left in the game.

Ferguson, one of College Football's most streaky QB's overcame a rough start and finished 33-53 for 453 yards and one Interception to pair with the late TD pass. Patrick Taylor only ran for 39 yards for the Tigers--but scored 4 TD's on his 14 carries.

Memphis, who was ranked 25th by some polls, moves to 3-1 in the AAC, 6-1 overall while Houston drops 4-3 overall, 2-2 in the AAC.

Your highlights from the American Athletic Conferece/ESPN.

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